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It’s the 52nd week of the year and the number of the week is 5. As we take note of the ending of the masculine solar calendar, you may be tempted to pause and look back but the planets tell us there’s no time for that. It’s time to go onward into the future. Bury the past and look to the future because it really is so bright. The number of the week is 5, a number that reminds us that the only thing standing in our way between then and beyond is attachment.
Mantra: The future is now.
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Monday 12/25/17 Knight of Cups
Moon Void of Course in Pisces
Moon Enters Aquarius 4:27 PM PST
The Knight of Cups is a card of the journey of love. Love is not a destination but a winding road full of lessons to be learned from seeing your reflection in others. Venus conjunct Saturn at 9:55 AM PST is a transit of reserved affection. If you’re saying good-bye to loved ones, even if it is only for a little while, you may not be adequately express your emotions but the feeling will be there and understood. Any relationships begun under this transit will be built to last. Moon square Saturn at 5:44 PM PST is a somber transit that may enhance any feelings of loneliness that you have on this day of being with those you love. Know that you are not alone. Moon square Venus at 6:30 PM PST brings a feeling of comfortable laziness to the evening. Make some time to count your blessings. The Moon is void of course in the easy going sign of Pisces until 4:27 when She enters the energetic sign of Sagittarius. If you catch 2nd wind, go with it. The number of the day is 2, a number of unity.
Mantra: Messages of love are on the way.
Tuesday 12/26/17 7 of Pentacles
First Quarter in Aries 1:20 AM PST
It’s back on the grind after the holidays. Whether it’s back to work or cleaning up after spending time with family and friends, it’s time to get to work. The holiday is winding down and although you may not accomplish everything you want to accomplish today, you’ve still got your work cut out for you. Moon square Sun at 1:20 AM PST brings the challenges of 1st quarter with it. Go easy on yourself, you still have another week until Full Moon. The Aries Moon will give you the push you need to wrap up 2017. Moon trine Mercury at 6:26 PM PST brings flowing conversation to the evening. The Number of the day is 3, a number of things coming together.
Mantra: I’ve come so far.
Wednesday 12/27/17 The Chariot
Moon Void of Course in Aries 12:57 PM PST
Moon Enters Taurus 10:23 PM PST
The Chariot is a card of moving forward. 2018 is quickly approaching. We only have a few days left. But there’s no time to look back. With Saturn now in Capricorn, it’s time to set your sights on the future. Moon square Pluto at 2:25 AM PST could reveal secrets. If you are asleep during this time, pay attention to your dreams. Moon conjunct Uranus at 12:57 PM PST is a transit of breaking away and breaking free. Ride the chariot on the back of the wind into the future. Mars trine Neptune at 10:00 PM PST is a transit that brings unexpected but refreshing encounters. This is a time to find the closure you are seeking. The Moon starts the day in the energetic sign of Aries and then goes void of course between 12:57 PM PST and 10:23. Surrender to the future. The energy drops late in the night when She enters the relaxing sign of Taurus. You deserve the break after this run away day. The number of the day is 4, so even if it feels things may be moving at an alarming pace, know that you’ve got this.
Mantra: I’m racing towards the future and I am not afraid.
Thursday 12/28/17 5 of Cups
Moon in Taurus
The 5 of Cups is a card of focusing on loss. If you ‘looking back over the past year, don’t let where life fell short get to you. Instead, focus on all the things that you do have that are going well for you. The transits of the day will help turn your mood around. Moon trine Saturn at 12:03 AM PST is a transit of accepting things as they are. It is what it is. Moon trine Venus at 5:37 AM PST will help you see the blessings in all the challenges you’ve endured. Moon trine Sun at 10:47 AM PST is a transit of harmony and flow. Choose happiness. Moon trine Neptune at 6:35 PM PST is a transit of psychic connection. Trust your intuition and follow your heart. Moon opposition Mars at 7:29 PM PST is a pugnacious transit. Try to release feelings of tension constructively. The Moon is in the harmonious sign of Taurus all day so treat yourself and others with loving kindness and you will be rewarded. The number of the day is 5, a number of overcoming hardships.
Mantra: To have loved is better than to never have loved at all.
Friday 12/29/17 Temperance
Moon in Taurus
Moon Void of Course 6:00 AM PST
Temperance is a card of patience and balance. There are only two days left in 2017. Take these precious last days as they come and savor them because all we have is now. Moon opposition Jupiter at 2:22 AM PST is a transit that may leave you feeling like you need to compensate for something. If you are asleep during this time, these themes may appear in your dream. Know that anything worth achieving takes time. Moon trine Pluto at 6:00 AM PST is a transit of strong feelings and intense encounters. Cool the burning in your soul with water to turn the unbridled feelings in your heart to gold. The Moon goes void of course in Taurus. Give and receive all the blessings being offered to you today. The number of the day is 6, a number of victory.
Mantra: I am ready to enter the New Year with a pure heart filled with love and gratitude.
Saturday 12/30/17 King of Wands
Moon Enters Gemini 12:31 AM PST
The appearance of the King of Wands may bring someone into your life who is a passionate, strong, adventurous individual that likes to turn up the heat and stroke the fires of the heart. Whether it represents a person or something abstract like an event, prepare for the King to light the way. Moon square Neptune at 7:36 PM PST reminds you however to not let yourself get swept away by the King and to keep your head and heart on the same page. Don’t be blinded by the brightness of the light before you. The Moon enters the dualistic sign of Gemini at 12:31 AM PST reminding us that the darkness cannot exist without the light and the light cannot exist without the darkness. The number of the day is 7, a number of ineffable mysteries.
Mantra: Your spirit is shining.
Sunday 12/31/17 The Emperor
Moon in Gemini
Moon Void of course 3:38 PM PST
The Emperor appears like Father Time and during this Saturn season, he could even represent Saturn himself. He is the old king getting ready to pass the torch of the passage of time to the New Years Baby. How will you welcome in 2018? Moon opposition Mercury at 4:29 AM PST is a nostalgic, chatty transit. You may find yourself reminiscing with others about the past year today. Moon sextile Uranus at 3:38 PM PST brings the building excitement of the arrival of the new year. Do you feel it? There are big things in store coming our way. The Moon goes void of course in the black and white sign of Gemini at 3:38 PM PST so you will be able to see the whole picture of what came to pass this year. The number of the day is 8, a number reminding us that everything we do really do effect our future. Be mindful going into the new year.
Mantra: I am a little older and a little wiser at the dawn of this new day.
Magdalena Tarot does not claim the rights to any of the Tarot card images used here. All images are from the Darkness of Light Tarot by Tony DiMauro